Monthly Archives: May 2015

Another Vintage Pamphlet Post

I picked up five more items for the collection at the Brimfield Antique Show yesterday.  I was particularly taken with this one, which I think is from some time in the 1920s: It’s one of many recipe/advertising booklets produced by … Continue reading

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Research is not always fun (civil commitment)

Sometimes you just run across a tidbit, and you know the whole story is probably lost somewhere in that distant past, but you also know that whatever the details are, it’s a sad story. Like this: At a Court of … Continue reading

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